Do not envy the wicked, nor desire to be with them;
for their minds devise violence, and their lips talk of mischief.
By wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established;
by knowledge the rooms are filled with all precious and pleasant riches.
Wise warriors are mightier than strong ones, and those who have knowledge than those who have strength;
References for Proverbs 24:5
for by wise guidance you can wage your war, and in abundance of counselors there is victory.
Wisdom is too high for fools; in the gate they do not open their mouths.
Whoever plans to do evil will be called a mischief-maker.
The devising of folly is sin, and the scoffer is an abomination to all.
If you faint in the day of adversity, your strength being small;
if you hold back from rescuing those taken away to death, those who go staggering to the slaughter;